Kaufman to Actual Reality gig

Exec named VP of production, development

Michael Kaufman has been named veep overseeing production and development for R.J. Cutler’s Actual Reality Pictures.

Kaufman joins Actual Reality from Al Roker Prods., where he helped develop and served as an exec producer on MSNBC’s “Al Roker Reporting” and Food Network’s “My Life in Food,” among other shows.

Actual Reality has a number of nonscripted cable skeins in the hopper, including TLC’s “Deals on the Bus,” Planet Green’s “Greenovate” and Oxygen’s upcoming beauty pageant competish “Pretty Wicked.” The shingle also fielded Cutler-directed Sundance hit “The September Issue,” a docu on Vogue’s Anna Wintour that Roadside Attractions picked up for theatrical release later this year (Daily Variety, Feb. 3).

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Scene News from Variety